• Bob was born in Appalachia, Virginia on March 1st.
  • Moved to Knoxville, Tennessee when he was young. Went to school there through college at the University of Tennessee.
  • Got his first job in radio when he was 17 years old.
  • Father of three children, Brooke, Chad and actor Jake Thomas
  • Bob was one of the highest-rated announcers in country music radio for 25 years and owned a talent management company, Paradise Management, named after his love of the Caribbean. It was Paradise Management that was the first management team for country star Kenny Chesney, who also caught a love the Caribbean. Bob has said many times that Kenny was the most determined person he has ever met. 

    Kenny thanked Bob for all his help in the liner notes of his first CD, “In My Wildest Dreams.”

Acting Resume

Trick or Treat StarringNational Lampoon Clubhouse
Friday Night LightsSlammin’ SammyUniversal
Separated at Birthday!StarringFairnurn Films
Other’s WestStarringLong Prods.
The Volunteer StarringBriarwd Prods.
East to WestStarringBuffalo Ent.
DiamondbacksCo-StarNight Vision
Dragons StrikeCo-StarAricorn Pic.
Pacino is MissingCo-StarTwilight Prods.
Primary ColorsFeaturedDir: Mike Nichols
Below Utopia*
*Also known as “Body Count” on video.   
FeaturedDir: Kurt Voss
Preaching to the Choir StarringSitcom Pilot
Acting the Part StarringDramatic Pilot
The PracticeGuest StarABC
Conviction of Kitty DoddsStarringCBS
On Common Ground  Guest StarPBS
Unsolved MysteriesStarringNBC
DeathtrapSidney Bijou
Odd Couple MurrayWest Side
Cupid’s HelperJerome (Lead) West Side



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  • Bob has starred in over 500 commercials. List available.
  • He won a National Addy Award for his comedy performance in national commercial.
  • As a radio announcer he hosted the highest-rated midday radio show in the U.S. for 16 years.


  • Bob is available as a spokesperson for “LIVE” events.
  • As one of the top-rated radio hosts in the U.S. he hosted over 87 concerts before audiences up to 100,000 people.
  • He has hosted “LIVE” TV events from parades to fundraisers.
  • He has served as a narrator at live events and conventions for Mercedes, Chrysler, Hyundai, BMW, John Deere, Singer, Magnavox and many more companies.